The Perolniyoc Waterfall trek 1 day is one of the most amazing places you can visit while you are in the Sacred Valley or Cusco. Book your Perolniyoc waterfall trek Huaynas Expeditions; we offer you the best price and itinerary for this tour; you will visit the Perolniyoc waterfall, the archaeological site of Raqaypata, and then Ñaupa Iglesia, which is a wonderful place where you can enjoy the tranquility of the landscape and the ruins of our ancestors.
The walk to Perolniyoc is light, so you can even come with kids who do not have any experience in hiking, who will surely enjoy it a lot, and the falls will leave you speechless.
Departure & Return Location:
Pick up from your hotel (7:00 am – 7:30 am).
Perolniyoc Waterfall Trek availability:
The availability for Perolniyoc Waterfall is unlimited.
Perolniyoc Waterfall Trek highlights:
We recommend you be in Cusco at least 2 days before your trek to be acclimatized to Cusco’s altitude so that you won’t have a problem during the tour.
We are Huaynas Expeditions, a direct local tour operator in Cusco; we do not share service with any other agency, as most of them do. We will make the Perolniyoc Waterfall Trek even if you are 2 people only. We won’t cancel your trip! We are a responsible company with vast experience in the tourism industry; we have the best professional team to make your journey unforgettable.
At 7:00 am, we will come to pick you up from your hotel in Cusco; we will drive through the new route Cusco – Huarocondo – Ollantaytambo, to get much more accessible to the Perolniyoc waterfall, with beautiful views (1.30min). We will arrive at the starting point of our hike where we will have a brief explanation of our tour guide regarding the place; we will walk recognizing how people still practice agro-industry in these excellent places, you can also observe the incredible variety of vegetation species, for example, Sauco, Queuña, Chachacoma, etc., after approximately 30 minutes we will arrive at the base of the Perolniyoc waterfall.
After enjoying this impressive waterfall, we will have the second place to visit, which is the archaeological site of Raqaypata located at the top of the waterfall. We will find houses, colcas (warehouses), kallankas (rooms of massive lodging), and a ritual ceremony environment with a Huaca. We will have an explanation of our guide.
Then we will return by the same route to enjoy our delicious lunch Box Lunch with drinks included that our guide will provide you. Subsequently, we will drive to the archaeological center of Ñaupa Iglesia.
Ñaupa Iglesia (Old Church) was a very special Huaca, because, in addition to being a place of worship to the mallquis (mummies) of their ancestors (as shown by the large niche or the stone wall niche), it had to be the site of great announcements of associated astronomical events to the fulfillment of rituals in specific dates of the agricultural calendar, the alignments demonstrate it.
After having a good time in Ñaupa Church, finally, we will return to Cusco through the Sacred Valley to have a different view of the mountains and the Vilcanota river. We will arrive in Cusco around 4 pm and drop you off at your hotel.
We also offer a special service only for you or your group, you have the power to choose the size of your group and the date of departure, we will never add other people since it will be organized only for you.
Our Perolniyoc Waterfall Trek private service, includes additional items such as:
We offer 3 kinds of service, each with different price ranges and you can book in any of these services according to your convenience, we just need you to be a minimum of 02 people to organize your trip on the date that suits you, all our services are 100 % guaranteed.
We are a direct TOUR OPERATOR that never passes clients to other agencies as most agencies do it here in Cusco to save operating costs with poor quality.
We will make the trip even if there are only 02 people in your group.
Where is Perolniyoc Waterfall?
The Perolniyoc waterfall is near Ollantaytambo in the province of Urubamba and at just a 1.5-hour drive from Cusco.
How long do you have to walk to get to Perolniyoc Waterfall?
To reach the Perolniyoc Waterfall, you will walk from the Socma Community for 40 minutes and another 30 minutes to the archaeological park of the same name.
How high is the Perolniyoc Waterfall?
This beautiful waterfall is located over 3400 m.a.s.l.
Can I be picked up from the Sacred Valley?
Yes, let us know in advance to organize your pick-up time.
It is a fantastic place, with a moderate walk to reach and enjoy this place.